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Making Canada better known to Canadians, and to the world, for more than 80 years.
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Before the arrival of Europeans, Indigenous Peoples gave names to to the land to identify places they knew and with which they had strong spiritual connections.

Canadian Geographic Education's third +Google Earth Voyager story explores Canada's original place names:
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Our managing editor caught up with Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques in advance of his ISS departure.
Preparing for launch
Preparing for launch
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The latest from RCGS Fellow Ray Zahab!
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In his first @CanGeoEdu video, listen to @RCGS_SGRC Fellow and expedition runner @RayZahab talk climate and temperature:
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Listen and learn.
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Have a peek inside our latest issue — on newsstands now!
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A tribute to the late Bill Lishman from Royal Canadian Geographical Society Fellow James Raffan. Rest in peace, Father Goose.
Remembering Bill Lishman
Remembering Bill Lishman
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The Cowichan Valley's much-photographed Kinsol Trestle bridge was nearly demolished in 2006, but master carpenter Gordon Macdonald saw in it the potential to create a landmark:
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The filmmaker behind "Bluefin" witnessed an unsettling phenomenon off the coast of PEI: the giant tuna of the eastern Atlantic are so starved, they will approach fishing boats and take bait from a human hand. One fisherman in the film likens the behaviour to a pet begging for a treat.
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100 years ago today, the Halifax Explosion levelled the city, and changed it forever. See maps at the link below. #HalifaxExplosion
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